Based on input from over 2,400 risk management experts in over 80 countries, the eighth Allianz Risk Barometer sheds light on the most important corporate perils for the year ahead and beyond. Topics covered include: biggest threats to UK businesses; top ten global risks; top risks for SMEs.
Making films and television shows is complex and there are a myriad of things that can go wrong. This article looks at how the UK insurance industry helps production companies to manage and transfer complex risks, with underwriters involved in the whole production process.
As high-profile, large-scale data breaches hit the headlines more and more regularly, the question of ‘cyber trust’ is becoming a key concern for increasingly discerning citizens. This blog post highlights why insurers must guard their customers' data wisely to maintain their trust.
The insurance market is continually exploring ways to help make the management and transfer of risks associated with transporting cargo more efficient. This article highlights how technological developments are transforming the way marine cargo risks are assessed, managed, priced and transferred.
This two page report highlights how effective cyber security is not only essential to insurance companies’ ability to innovate through technology, it’s now an important element of customer engagement.
Traditionally, chief underwriting officers were called into underwriting situations to make decisions on the toughest risk, however a bigger part of the role today is keeping an eye on the big picture. In this Q&A, Nancy Bewlay, AXA XL’s CUO, Global Casualty sheds light on the role of a CUO in 2019.
This time of year presents the greatest risk of potentially falling prey to employee crimes like sweethearting, vendor fraud scams and social engineering cons that can deflate year-end sales numbers and security for a business. This article looks at what businesses can do to avoid a holiday hustle.
Maintaining heritage buildings is a must to future proof the properties but can be costly. In this article we look at the key considerations, challenges and opportunities when completing maintenance.
It's only a matter of time until the majority of vehicles on our roads have some autonomous capabilities. Before this can happen, there are a lot of issues that need to be worked out to ensure safety and protect road users. Download this article to find out more.
The rise of the #metoo movement and the abolition of employment tribunal fees could combine to produce a sharp increase in sexual harassment claims in the wake of this year’s round of Christmas parties. This article highlights ARAG’s four point plan to avoid harassment claims arising.